Police seek information regarding assault with a weapon

Officers from the Timmins Police Service’s Criminal Investigation Section are investigating an assault with a weapon which occurred over the weekend.

On Saturday, December 16 at approximately 10:15 a.m., police received a call regarding an individual who had been assaulted. Police attended a residence in the area of Bruce Ave. & Crawford St. in South Porcupine and located an individual who had suffered a stab wound.

The victim, a 20 year-old male, was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police believe the victim and the suspect are known to each other, and public safety is not a concern at this time. The investigation is ongoing. Police are asking that anyone having any information about this incident please call the Timmins Police Service at 705-264-1201.